RECOMMENDED READING, READER'S DIGEST VERSION
Nasty, Brutish and Short. This is almost drive-by linking :o)Matt
at Conjectures & Refutations
on " The Neuroscience of Cognitive Biases
". Matt also has had an article published
in the online journal The New Libertarian
. Congrats !Penraker
rakes the shills at the NYT for push-polling the NSA wiretap story
and engaging in blatant factual misdirection and omission. Having looked at the wording of the questions on the survey he's quite correct.
The NYT has lost its vaunted credibility status not through virtue of being partisan - they have always been the official newspaper of the power structure of the elite liberal establishment - but by being dishonest, arrogant and just plain sloppy.